Hastings Museum: A Stellar Destination
  • HM Up Close

    UmoNhoN Iye "Omaha Speaking"

    November 24 at 2p “Our language is sacred, no one can take it from us”- Omaha Tribal Elder. Moving stories ... Read Article »

    The Chambermaid

    Eve, a young chambermaid at a luxurious Mexico City hotel, confronts the monotony of long workdays with quiet examinations of ... Read Article »

    Abominable movie graphic

    After discovering a Yeti on the roof of her apartment building, teenage Yi and her two friends embark on an ... Read Article »

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  • Events at the Museum

    WWII & NAD Tours 
    Both tours have sold out! Please call (402) 461-2399 to be added to a wait list.  Get a sense of what it was like to live in Hastings during one of its boom periods. And, YES, this is our tour that includes a trip to the Naval Ammunition Depot!

    Family Feeling Tylosaurus SkullLow Sensory Nights | Friday, Nov. 15: 5-8p | Join us on the third Friday of each month, 5-8p. The Museum will lower sounds and lights, and post signs on interactive exhibits that communicate which buttons will trigger audio.

    Let’s Go Luna  | November 12
    Bring the kids for a free evening of fun activities for the entire family!


    Native American Festival (NAF) | Nov. 19, 9-3p
    This annual festival is an incredible opportunity to gain insight into the culture and life of Native Americans. Book your field trip today!

    Native American Festival (NAF) Evening Performance
    Nov. 19, 7p – Don’t miss this evening performance featuring the Many Moccasins Dance Troupe and Injunuity

    DeTours | Tues-Sat 1p
    Traveling in a straight line may be the quickest route, but if you get off the beaten path you’ll have more fun. FREE with paid admission!

    37th Annual Festival of Trees

    This year marks the 37th year area clubs and community groups have brightened the Museum with beautiful – and sometimes very creative – Christmas trees.

    FREE First Friday | Dec. 6  | 5-8p
    On First Friday you can now enjoy a FREE planetarium show at 6p. Sponsored by Quality Sound & Communications, admission is FREE for everyone from 5-8p. Don’t miss our 6 pm large-format film for only $5!